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ACT of Connecticut is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to inspiring, creating and nurturing a culturally diverse and equitable environment for its staff, creative teams, cast, crew members and audiences. ACT of CT does not discriminate in matters of employment, recruitment, admission or administration of any of its programs on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information. We are committed to achieving a diverse workforce and to maintaining an inclusive and discrimination-free environment. 

Available Positions

Health and Safety Officer

ACT of CT has an immediate opening for a Health and Safety Officer as the theatre continues its reopening with in-person and livestream performances of The Last Five Years. Officers will be onsite during all rehearsals and performances. Hours will vary depending on production schedule.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Coordinate off-site COVID testing for all new hires, contractors, crew, musicians

  • Locate union approved COVID testing sites local to all new hires 

  • Coordinate onsite COVID testing for all current staff on an ongoing basis

  • Work with ACT of CT’s medical advisor and onsite medical administrator to coordinate COVID testing for ACT of CT

  • Communicate with health care providers to maintain COVID testing supplies and protocols

  • Schedule COVID testing for all staff

  • Communicate scheduling details to all staff

  • Be familiar with ever-changing state, local, and union COVID guidelines

  • Be familiar with all Connecticut travel restrictions

  • Organize, maintain and track all paperwork needed to keep the theater and its employees and contractors as safe and healthy as possible.

  • Maintain comprehensive records of cleaning, maintenance, testing, and COVID related communications

  • Stay up to date on all COVID news/CT and NY COVID rates

  • Create and update Patron Safety Plan with front of house coordinator

  • Arrive one hour before crew/cast calls, remain one hour after crew/cast departs

  • Sanitize common spaces multiple times throughout the day

  • Screen staff and visitors daily upon arrival, maintain comprehensive screening logs for contact tracing purposes

  • Coordinate, supervise, and implement patron safety plan during performances

 

Individuals should be willing to take a training course(s) to receive certification and continued education surrounding health and safety matters, as related to the live theatrical and entertainment industry. The ideal individual for this position is highly organized and personable while being clear, strict and willing to maintain a healthy and safe environment for all who are a part of the ACT of CT family, with support from management.

Please submit resumes to info@actofct.org

 

ACT (A Contemporary Theatre) of Connecticut seeks highly motivated and detail-oriented individuals to serve as Interns for the Fall/Winter of 2020/21. ACT (A Contemporary Theatre) of CT is a professional, nonprofit 501(c)(3), Equity theatre located in Ridgefield, CT. Founded and led by Katie Diamond, Daniel C. Levine, and Bryan Perri, ACT of CT presents limited engagement runs of well-known musicals, as well as world-premiere productions by the next generation of writers and composers. For more information, please email info@actofct.org with your name, resume, and which intern position you are interested in. The following positions are available:

 

Administrative / General Management / Education Internship:

These Interns will serve as the first line of support for ACT’s General Manager, Producing Director, Artistic Director, Education Department and/or Development Director. This is a highly collaborative role that will support the organization as a whole during pre-production, rehearsals and performances.

 

Marketing / Social Media / Press Internship:

Marketing / Social Media / Press Interns’ responsibilities include (but are not limited to) developing weekly relevant content and manage social media accounts for ACT of Connecticut and exploring new ways of “spreading the word” about ACT.

Technical / Production / Design Internship:

These Interns will assist in specific areas such as costumes, lighting, sound, wardrobe, props, set, etc. for our productions.

Auditions

Check back soon for audition information for our 2020-2021 season productions!

COVID-19 Measures

At ACT of Connecticut, the safety and health of all staff, cast, creative team and audiences is of the utmost importance. In this time of COVID-19, we have put into place extra precautions and protocols to help prevent the spread of the Coronavirus and plan for a safe and productive work environment. In order to provide the safest environment for all working at ACT, and to help to slow the spread of COVID-19, these regulations may shift and change from time to time as guidance is provided by the State of Connecticut and the CDC.

 

Thank you for visiting the ACT of Connecticut website to inquire about available positions.

Please check our site again for future job postings.
 

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